If you are looking to save a little money at the pump, you might want to make sure you fill your tank when you are in Erie.
Drivers are paying an average of $3.29 for a gallon of regular in Erie. In comparison, gasoline in Pittsburgh is selling for $3.58 per gallon and stations in neighboring Ohio and New York are selling gasoline for $3.85. If you are leaving Erie, fill up at the start of the trip. If you are heading for Erie, make sure to buy gas before you leave town.
Erie is also welcoming the return of the Megabus, the discount motor coach service. The bus will load and unload on the campus of Penn State Behrend in the Erie Lot on College Drive next to the college tennis courts.
There are seven direct destinations riders can choose from Erie: Atlanta, Chattanooga, Tenn., Cincinnati, Columbus, Knoxville, Tenn. and Lexington, Ky. Riders can then transfer in those cities to any other cities that Megabus serves The first departure from the Behrend campus is at 6:45 a.m. and the last is at 7:15 p.m. The fare is as low as $1.00.